John Gregor (music and lyrics) is the recipient of a Loewe family sponsored reading in the NYU Frederick Lowe Theatre for his musical With Glee, for which he wrote the book, music and lyrics. With Glee opened off-Broadway in 2010 to sold-out audiences and rave reviews. He is also composer and lyricist of the long-running musical Pinkalicious: The Musical, based on the book by Victoria and Elizabeth Kann, produced from London to San Diego. Gregor's musical adaptation of Gogol's tragicomic short story The Overcoat has been presented at the Bridewell Theatre in London, Barrington Stage Company in Pittsfield, Mass., and The New York International Fringe Festival. He has also co-written several theatre for young audiences musicals for the Vital Theatre Company, including The Changeling. Gregor lives in New York and holds an M.F.A in musical theatre writing from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts and a degree in musical theatre from Emerson College.